Definition of Internal Auditing.

Internal auditing is an independent, objective assurance and consulting activity designed to add value and improve an organization’s operations. It helps an organization accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

About The Institute of Internal Auditors Nigeria (IIA Nigeria).

Established in 2002, the IIA Nigeria is an affiliate of IIA Global and became a full member of Institute of Internal Auditors Global in 2013. The IIA was established in 1941 with Global headquarters in Florida, USA and currently has over 180000 members in 190 countries. Following its full institute status in 2013, IIA Nigeria has become a very fast growing body of risk, governance and control professionals in Nigeria. The IIA is the internal audit profession’s global voice, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, chief advocate and principal educator.

Mission of Internal Audit

The Mission of Internal Audit articulates what internal audit aspires to accomplish within an organization. Its place in the New IPPF is deliberate, demonstrating how practitioners should leverage the entire framework to facilitate their ability to achieve the Mission.

“To enhance and protect organizational value by providing risk-based and objective assurance, advice, and insight for the private and public sectors in the 36 states and FCT in Nigeria.

Our Team


Humphrey Okorie

CEO and Board Member 


Vivian Agu

Board Chairman